{ Iowa State University }


Digital Women is an Iowa State University student organization dedicated to encouraging, supporting, and retaining women in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, and MIS.
We want to help you succeed by providing opportunities for networking, career development, and much-needed fun with other like-minded women in technical majors.
Digital Women meets every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in Coover 3043.
Joining Digital Women is easy! All you need to do is sign up on the Student Organizations website and start attending meetings!
You can also find Digital Women on Facebook, Twitter, GitHub, and Instagram!.



Do I have to attend every meeting?

Nope! Don't worry about missing meetings, we look forward to you joining us no matter how many meetings you are able to attend. You are always welcome at Digital Women!


Will food be provided?

YES! Food choices vary by week. We are always open to suggestions!

Have a Food Allergy/Need Accomodation? Let us know here!


Do I have to be in CS/CPRE/EE/SE/MIS to join?

Nope! While we highly encourage you to be in one of our focus majors, a love for technology is all that's required to join! :)



Lydia McCleary



Lydia is a Senior majoring in Software Engineering. In her free time, Lydia enjoys spending time with friends, exercising, and learning new things through coding. She loves being involved in Digital Women because of the opportunities it has provided for her to connect with other women in tech.

Megan Eberle

Vice President


Megan is a Senior studying Software Engineering. In her free time she enjoys baking, running, making friendship bracelets, and spending time with family and friends. She is excited to connect with more women in tech through Digital Women.

Kristen Nathan



Kristen is a Senior majoring in Computer Engineering. She is originally from Minnesota. She joined Digital Women because she wanted to be part of a strong community of women who support and encourage each other. Digital Women has helped her build a network of women in tech who encourage learning and growing together.

Elicia Baranoski



Elicia is a Senior in Cyber Security Engineering. She is originally from Kansas City. She loves Digital Women for its strong community and love for learning.

Lizzy Schmitt

Industry Relations Chair


Lizzy is a Junior in Computer Engineering. In her free time she enjoys running, line dancing, and playing board games. Her favorite part about Digital Women is meeting new people.

Emma Fuller

Outreach Chair


Emma is a Sophomore pursuing Cybersecurity Engineering. She is from Geneva, Illinois. A fun fact about her is that her mom also works in technology.

Katie Hansen

Mentor Chair


Katie is a Senior in Software Engineering who likes to spend her free time hanging out with friends and trying new restaurants. She enjoys coming to Digital Women to connect with other women in tech and make new friends.

Mia Mote



Mia Mote is a Senior majoring in Computer Science with a minor in Womens and Gender Studies and is orginally from Grayslake, Illinois. In her free time she likes to play video games with friends.

Helen Lau

Social Chair


Helen is a Senior studying software engineering. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as learning new skills.

Rachel Schnepf

Grace Hopper Chair


Rachel is currently a Senior studying Computer Engineering. She is from Omaha, Nebraska, and has been apart of Digital Women for two years. A fun fact about her is that she loves to go cliff jumping and her goal is to go cliff jumping in Hawaii.